The Quist


  • #Cabin
  • #Treehouse
  • #Quirky
  • #Romantic
  • #Family
  • #Rural
  • #Hot-tub/outside Bath

£324.50 to £467.50 as of 03/07/2023

LUXURY TREETOP CABIN - We’re all in a twist over The Quist! This Herefordshire treehouse just oozes charm and tranquillity - from the sweet, cosy and homely living area that opens out onto the deck, to the dreamy, draped master bedroom. Unwind in the wood-fired hot tub overlooking the lush woodland, listening to the melodic birdsong. This luxurious treehouse can sleep up to 4 guests, but if you want a romantic getaway for 2, there are discounted rates! Sleeps 4 🛏 Dog-friendly 🐾

Escape the hustle and bustle and reconnect with nature in this stunning property.
The cabin is perched on top of a secluded hill in the Brinsop Court Estate, with panoramic views of the beautiful surroundings.
The property boasts a well-equipped kitchen, cosy living area and two spacious bedrooms.
Enjoy a relaxing soak in the large freestanding bath tub before enjoying a wonderful night's sleep in one of the super comfy beds. Bathe amongst the trees in the luxurious woodfired hot tub.
Explore the picturesque estate, go hiking through the countryside or visit the region’s picture-postcard towns and villages.
Discounted rates are available if just two people occupy The Quist.


  • Welsh Getaway

    • 4
    • 1 night

    Enjoy a break at the 4 star (as graded by Visit Wales) Swan at Hay Hotel, just minutes from the centre of Hay-on-Wye, right on the border of England and Wales. Situated on the edge of the Brecon Beacons, you're ideally located to explore this beautiful National Park and the Welsh/Herefordshire Marches.Your Great Little Break includes:🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿1 night staying at the 4 star (as graded by Visit Wales) Swan at Hay Hotel,🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Bed and full Welsh breakfast🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Dinner (£25 allowance per person)🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Glass of Prosecco with dinner (worth £5.50 per person)🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Early check-in of 1pm (worth £20)🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Late check-out of 12pm (worth £20)🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 Availability from April 2023 - December 2023Can be booked for multiple nightsThis deal is fully refundable up to 7 days prior to arrivalPlease note:To avoid disappointment, please pre-book your dinner reservations directly with the hotel prior to arrival.

    £89.50 per person

  • The Cottage At Lawless Hill

    • 4
    • 3+

    BEAUTIFUL HEREFORDSHIRE HIDEAWAY - The Cottage at Lawless Hill is an utterly charming and romantic stay for 2 in the lush countryside of Herefordshire. With its dreamy location overlooking the river near Ross-on-Wye, you can start your day with a refreshing dip from the swimming beach or enjoy the scenery while luxuriating in the outdoor bath on your private deck, set amongst the trees. Inside you'll find a crisp, stylish living space flooded with natural light, with a bright and airy bedroom upstairs. Sleeps 2 Nestled amongst the trees and with views over the River Wye, this charming cottage is the perfect place to relax and reconnect with nature. Start your day with breakfast out on the terrace or by heading down to the swimming beach for a refreshing dip. Head to the nearby Ross-on-Wye for charming cafes and pubs, before exploring the beautiful Brecon Beacons. After a long walk in the Brecon Beacons, relax in the outdoor bath with a glass of something as you soak up the scenery. Snuggle up by the fire pit in the evening and do a bit of stargazing with a hot chocolate or stay cosy indoors with the log burner crackling away.

    £187-319 per night (minimum 3)

  • The Coach House

    • 4
    • 3 nights Min Stay

    There’s nowhere quite like rural Herefordshire for relaxing and The Coach House at The Old Rectory is situated in the heart of this beautiful county. Hidden behind electric gates and at the end of a private driveway the property is surrounded by five acres of private grounds most of which are open to guests. You can stroll through the wild flower meadow, watch the ducks on the two large ponds and even enjoy some of the produce from the kitchen garden.The property itself is a light and spacious first-floor apartment, with open-plan living and french doors that open out onto a balcony for some fabulous views. The owners have included lots of little extra touches, including Egyptian cotton bed linen and wall-mounted televisions in both bedrooms. You could spend your holiday just enjoying the views and the grounds, but you’re also ideally placed to visit nearby lovely market towns. Historic Leominster with its famous black and white buildings is under 5 miles away while Ledbury, Hay-on-Wye and Ludlow come highly recommended as day trip destinations.This holiday at a glanceSleeps four guests.Master bedroom with 5’ king size bed and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom with 6’ zip and link bed that can be configured as a super-king size bed or twin single beds on request.Family shower room.South-west facing balcony.Access to large gardens and grounds.WiFi.Parking for two cars.Children over the age of 12 years welcome.Sorry, no pets.Minimum three nights stay.SHORT BREAKS from £485 or 7 NIGHT BREAKS from £790

    £485.00 to £790

  • Stars & Vines Luxury Lodges

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

    There is nothing quite like that first sip of wine on a trip away, especially as you're overlooking the majestic vines it came from! Stars and Vines Luxury Lodges comprises of two luxurious lodges in a picturesque Herefordshire location complete with modern comforts, luxury hot tubs and spectacular views. Relax in the stylish cabin or wander through the rows upon rows of vines. The owners can offer informal wine tastings and tutoring as well as provide wine, sparkling and sparkling rose for you to enjoy on your stay! Sleeps 2 per lodge 🛏️ Dog-friendly 🐾 Green StayThe highlights Stars and Vines Luxury Lodges offer a peaceful escape in Herefordshire's countryside with two lodges blending seamlessly into nature. Each lodge has a private deck with panoramic views and a hot tub for ultimate relaxation and sunset enjoyment. You're located on a vineyard and the owners can offer informal wine tastings and tutoring as well as provide wine, sparkling and sparkling rose for you to enjoy on your stay. Hector and Nala lodges offer a romantic experience with super-king beds, stunning views through glass doors and luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets. The lodges feature a sleek kitchen with top-notch amenities, a breakfast bar and modern conveniences for a perfect start to your day. Connect with nature, spot wild birds and stargaze throughout your stay. Conveniently located near Bodenham Arboretum and stunning natural landscapes like the Wye Valley, Malvern Hills and Brecon Beacons. You should know Quiet hours are 22:00 - 07:00, so please respect your neighbours and refrain from making loud noises. A well-behaved dog is welcome. There is a charge of £25 per stay.

    £215.00 to £290 per night

  • Pumla Yurt

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

    Nights at Pumla involve homemade pizzas, a roaring fire, watching the hills change colour as the sun sets and soaking in the outdoor bath until the stars come out. This beautiful cabin/yurt hybrid is right on the edge of a dark sky reserve, so if the skies are clear you'll spot many a constellation. By day, you can walk to the nearby Cat's Back ridge and to the peaks of Bannau Brycheiniog National Park right from your doorstep.When is a yurt not a yurt? When it’s also a cabin. Between the Brecon Beacons and the Wye Valley AONB, and less than two miles from the Welsh border, this hybrid building sets new standards for its purebred canvas brethren. Owners Malik and Emily used their expertise not only as artists, but as travellers and all-round nomads to create Pumla with every detail thought out. Frustrated by the lack of views in conventional yurts, they designed this space to have huge picture windows that stretch the entire front of the building. Perched on the edge of a dark sky reserve amidst six acres of land, darkness offers the twinkle and glisten of the one or two houses dotted in the distance, and clear night skies above. Pumla means ‘to relax’ in isiXhosa, and you’ll find yourself doing just that. Peek through the binoculars, peruse the books, and enjoy the foraging card pack provided inside. Why not hike straight up the hill to enjoy the marvels of the Cat's Back and the Brecon Beacons, then sit amidst twinkling fairy lights in the huge snazzy tin tub, a nod to the agricultural surrounds as they are often found housing animal feed. Washing in the open with aching muscles, what a glorious sense of satisfaction and freedom. Flip a coin to see who’ll jump out and start lunch or dinner, choosing between the wood burner, fully equipped kitchen or some primeval cooking with the tripod and BBQ grill on the firepit. Dine on local regeneratively farmed meat and bask in the emerging wildflower meadow, part of Emily and Malik's rewilding efforts. The site is incredibly secluded, and yet, still has access to so much in the local area. Nearby is Neil Powell Butchers, or Hopes of Longtown village shop – just a 10 minute drive to the South. To rustle up an appetite, the site sits below the Cats Back, a stunning mountain ridge that leads you up to Offa’s Dyke and The Brecon Beacons so you can enjoy a short stomp or lengthy expedition right from your door.

    £155.00 per night

  • Kingfisher Cabin

    • 4
    • 2 nights min low season 3 nights high & Weekends

    As you descend into the orchard and find Kingfisher Cabin waiting by the rippling Escley Brook, the trees seem to close around you and shut out the rest of the world. In actual fact, they only shut out the human world, leaving you to enjoy the bustling wildlife of the riverbank and woods all by yourself. As you nap in the hammock, paddle the little rowing boat, sit out on the veranda and even lie in bed, you can watch and listen for everything from otters to owls (and kingfishers of course). There’s even a large charm of goldfinches that make their home in the meadow in summer. The health of the 20 acres of land around you is a testament to the commitment of owners Tessa and Dave. You probably won’t meet them during your secluded stay, but you’ll see their commitment to the environment and their guests everywhere, from the biodiversity of the land to the bore hole-drawn water and a few welcoming touches you’ll discover in the cabin. They’ve also left plenty of information on the area, from their favourite walking routes in the Black Mountains to the simple twenty-minute stroll to the Bridge Inn for lunch or dinner by the riverside. If you’re planning on staying, then it’s a good idea to stock up on your way or at the local shop about a ten-minute drive away, as Kingfisher Cabin is pretty remote. Once you’ve done so though, that remoteness becomes a tranquil blessing, with minimal phone signal and none of the bother of modern life intruding on your dozing, dawdling few days down by the river.

    £150.00 per night

  • Hertfordshire Dining Escape 1 Night Stay

    • 4
    • 1 night

    Set in the woodlands on the site of the ancient hill fort in Hemel Hempstead. With outstanding cuisine your break includes Afternoon tea and Award-winning dinner🍝🍴Hertfordshire Dining Escape 🍴🍝Set in the woodlands on the site of the ancient hill fort in Hemel Hempstead, the beautiful Aubrey Park Hotel hosts your dining break in their charming restaurant, with outstanding cuisine and high quality service.Your Great Little Break includes:🍝 one night staying at the Aubrey Park Hotel🍝 A full English breakfast🍝 £30 dinner allowance to spend in AA Rossette Award Brasserie🍝 Guaranteed upgrade to an Executive Room This deal is fully refundable up to 7 days prior to arrivalWhy we love this📍Set in a quiet woodland backdrop in 9 acres of rolling English countryside, Aubrey Park hotel sets the scene for a stay that's well and truly relaxingCombining a soothing classic contemporary style with a rich tapestry of heritage stretching back to 1827, Aubrey Park Hotel is designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible📍Relax over a long lazy lunch in the hotel’s brasserie, while sampling some of the variety of traditional British fare, such as a signature dish of Whole Roasted PartridgePlease note: We advise you to pre-book your dinner reservation with the hotel directly, once your booking has been confirmed, to avoid disappointment.


  • Drovers Bough

    • 4
    • 2 nights min stay

    Perched deep in the rolling Black Mountains, close to the English/Welsh border, Drovers Brough is truly remote, accessed via an old drovers' path through the trees. Offering peaceful and beautifully designed accommodation for individual travellers or couples, the award winning Drovers Brough is the ultimate self-catering hideaway for people who want to escape the bustle of urban life while retaining underfloor heating, a full kitchen, and architect-designed style. The house itself is pleasingly compact, and finished with timber externally. A large wooden balcony contains a dining table, and boasts beautiful views of the valley, creating a spot where most guests choose to drink their coffee in the morning and plan their day. This area is accessed through folding doors from the main living space, which comprises a kitchen area, dining space and living room, all under a high vaulted ceiling, in a room which extends the full length of the building. The bedroom is accessed via an open staircase. The aesthetic throughout the house is pared back and minimalist, emphasising the views, and creating a homely and harmonious space. The bedroom is finished with plaster, and elsewhere you'll find that walls and surfaces are either whitewashed or timber finished. Despite the simple and subtle design, the house is well equipped with everything you need for a a lengthy break away, with underfloor heating, well designed lighting from solar panels, a wood-burning stove, lashings of high pressure hot water in the fitted bathroom and a kitchen with a fridge-freezer and induction hob. For chilly or rainy nights, there is a television mounted opposite the sofa, while warm summer nights are typically spent down by the firepit, which comes with a cooking grill suspended over it. The house is a mile away from public roads, a haven of birdsong and untroubled wilderness, but a fantastic pub called The Bridge Inn is just five miles away, a good hike. Alternatively, head to The Carpenters Arms in Walterstone, definitely driving distance but worth it for the excellent food. For a real treat, book a table at the Michelin starred Walnut Tree. Outdoors enthusiasts should also try canoeing the Wye, or heading to the Monnow for wild swimming. Closer to home, the neighbouring farm has the only horse-powered cider mill in the UK, and offers tours if you book in advance, as well as sales of their cider and brandy. While the area offers a range of activities, many guests choose to spend the bulk of their time at the house and land. Either reclining in the hammock with a book, grilling some locally raised steak over the fire, or sitting with a glass of cider by the wood-burning stove, waiting for dinner.

    £270.00 up to £300.00 per night